skin discoloration resulting from wearing leather shoes with no socks and getting them wet.
"tonkies" derives from the name Minnetonka
, a popular moccasin brand. the foot and/or feet appear orange or brown in color. this color gradually fades over a timespan of a few days.
many sufferers report a feeling of emotional discomfort / embarrassment as other people assume they have some type of medical problem leading to foot discoloration.
- Yo, I got that tonkies tinge after getting stuck in the rain in my mocs walking home from the party last night.
-You could scrub that shit with a Mr. Clean magic eraser all day and it won't come off. You look like a freak.